SINGAPORE (Feb 19): Singapore's Ministry of Health today confirmed three additional cases of COVID-19 in the republic, bringing the total number of positive cases to 84.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 19): The World Halal Conference (WHC) 2020, scheduled to be held here on April 1 and 2, has been postponed to Sept 1 and 2 following cases of COVID-19 infection in the country.
KUCHING (Feb 19): For selling face masks at RM1 higher than the controlled price, a pharmacy here was fined RM10,000 by the Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry (KPDNHEP) yesterday.
PUTRAJAYA (Feb 19): The number of fully-recovered COVID-19 patients has increased to 15 after two more confirmed cases were given a clean bill of health and discharged from the Sungai Buloh Hospital today.
MOSCOW (Feb 19): The first suspected case of the novel coronavirus has been registered in Honduras, Sputnik news agency quoted the Heraldo portal report that cited the health authorities.
PETALING JAYA (Feb 19): The government is advising and encouraging industry players whose businesses are affected by the COVID-19 outbreak to retain and retrain their employees to prepare for a rebound.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 19): Affin Bank Bhd and Affin Islamic Bank Bhd will be offering temporary relief on financial commitments to customers affected by the COVID-19 outbreak.
JOHOR BAHRU (Feb 19): The Johor Health Department (JKNJ) yesterday denied there was a COVID-19 infection case in Iskandar Puteri here as viralled on Facebook.
PUTRAJAYA (Feb 19): The World Health Organization (WHO) has once again commended Malaysia’s preparedness and ability to address COVID-19 infection.
NILAI (Feb 19): Those who underwent a 14-day quarantine at a monitoring centre at the Higher Education Leadership Academy (AKEPT) near here after their return from COVID-19-hit Wuhan in China were extremely pleased with the services provided by the medical team and other personnel on duty.